Flavius Claudius Julianus


(Flavius Claudius Julianus"the Apostate") a.d. 331–363, Roman emperor 361–363.
a male given name, form of Julius.
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Julian1 (ˈdʒuːljən, -lɪən)
known as Julian the Apostate; Latin name Flavius Claudius Julianus. 331--363 ad, Roman emperor (361--363), who attempted to revive paganism in the Roman empire while remaining tolerant to Christians and Jews

Julian2 (ˈdʒuːljən, -lɪən)
1.  of or relating to Julius Caesar
2.  denoting or relating to the Julian calendar

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"old style" calendar, 1592, in reference to reforms by Julius Caesar in 46 B.C.E. (see Julius).
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Julian   (jl'yən)  Pronunciation Key 
American physician noted for developing cortisone and also physostigmine, a drug used to treat glaucoma and memory loss.
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